Let's put this in to perspective: There is an Esports competition currently under way offering a R1 million prize pool (thanks Samsung). By the time I publish this, or at least shortly after, there will be another one with the same prize pool and a well known name attached (three letters, first one is E. I asked them to confirm it last night but they haven't…
If you asked me to tell you about my day to day life a few weeks ago, there would be a whole lot of "did some work; practiced some Yoga; wrote a few reviews". If you ask me now, however, my answer couldn't be more different. Basically the Nintendo Switch and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild came out and into my life, and…
When it comes to the world of gaming I've grown up extremely lucky. I came from a family that embraced technology and all the forms of entertainment that came along with it from the very start. I remember sitting watching my mom play DOOM and Wolfenstein when I was still practically a baby. This meant that gaming came naturally for me, it was something that I was…
We all know how passionate Sam is about CS:GO and how involved she has become in that scene. Rightly so as it is a growing Esport in South Africa and I’m glad it is getting the attention that it deserves. However CS:GO is a PC-based game, as is Dota 2, League of Legends and even Heroes of the Storm. What about the console titles? Call of…
So last I had the absolutely amazing opportunity to spend some time playing on, and with, the Nintendo Switch before it launches today (3 March). I'm not going to say a lot about the event or the Switch itself in this article because that is a whole long love letter all on its own, this particular letter of love is about The Legend of Zelda: Breath of…
#SPONSORED Well now it is official. Samsung Mobile & ASUS have jumped on board to bring you the Galaxy CSGO Championship. Two months to narrow down to 8 teams who will compete for their share of 1 million rand. The biggest prize pool for a single title locally. Below was the article I wrote before we announced. If you want the details on the tournament watch…
My name is Sam. A South African geek who loves gadgets, technology and Esports. I'm obsessed with South African Esports, own far too many pairs of Converse and secretly wish I could be one of the X-Men. This little blog is a space to find friends who share my geekiness and love for gaming, gadgets and Esports. Welcome!
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- June 21, 2017
By Sam Wright